Healthcare

Is Medical Assisting School Worth It?
August 27, 2019 | Academic Success | Healthcare | Making College Affordable

Something we’re asked a lot is whether or not medical school is …

What jobs are in Health Information Technology?
August 19, 2019 | Academic Success | Healthcare

The healthcare industry has evolved to meet the demands of today’s patient …

What’s the Best Nursing Degree to Get?
August 6, 2019 | Academic Success | Career Planning | Healthcare

  With the nursing industry booming, we get a lot of questions …

New White Coat Ceremony for Dental Assisting Students
July 29, 2019 | Academic Success | Healthcare | Press Releases

  Northwestern College is always looking for new ways to honor our …

Radiologic Technology Degrees
July 24, 2019 | Academic Success | Career Planning | Healthcare

What can you do with a degree in radiologic technology? We’re glad …

How Long Does It Take to Become a Dental Assistant?
July 9, 2019 | Career Planning | Healthcare

          There’s no requirement of formal education to …

Picking a Program: In-Demand Education & Training
February 12, 2019 | Healthcare

A higher education is important to your career success; however, not all …

Why Become a Nurse?
July 19, 2018 | Healthcare

Nursing is a rewarding career that can make you really feel good …

Northwestern College Introduces Bachelor’s Program in Health Information Management
June 14, 2018 | Healthcare

Making healthcare information accessible to physicians, facilities and all providers involved in …

How Unscrupulous Physicians in Illinois Profit from Misuse of Medical Coding and Billing
February 15, 2018 | Healthcare

Although physicians are not required to swear the original Hippocratic Oath, written …

How Dental Health Can Affect Heart Health
February 8, 2018 | Healthcare

When a person has periodontitis, advanced periodontal (gum) disease, the mouth is …

The Impact of Health Information Technology on the Medical Care Industry
January 30, 2018 | Healthcare

The rise of health information technology (HIT) has transformed the healthcare industry, …

Rahm Emanuel’s vision for Chicago could impact the Medical Assistant Profession
October 26, 2017 | Healthcare

Mayor Rahm Emanuel has a vision for the future of Chicago. It’s …

6 Ways to Know if Dental Assisting is the Right Career Path for You
October 13, 2017 | Healthcare

For most people, visiting the dentist’s office isn’t something to look forward …

Take Advantage of Big Opportunities as a Dental Assistant
September 14, 2017 | Healthcare

Every day across America, countless people walk into  dental offices feeling a …

A Healthcare Career as a Medical Assistant
August 24, 2017 | Healthcare

Even though there’s a lot of uncertainty in healthcare these days with …

A Career in Radiologic Technology
July 27, 2017 | Healthcare

When most people hear the words “radiologic technologist” or “rad tech,” one …

Radiologic Technology Degree
June 29, 2017 | Healthcare

Have you ever heard the cliché “you’ve got to strike while the …

A Day in the Life of a Health Information Technician
May 4, 2017 | Healthcare

Interested in a Health Information Technology Degree? When you hear the word …

What is Health Information Technology?
April 21, 2017 | Healthcare

Think about the number of people who walk into a hospital, physician’s …